MANILA, Philippines – Former National University (NU) forward Troy Rosario has heard rumors about where he will be picked in the upcoming PBA Rookie Draft.
But the high-leaping forward said he won't believe anything until he is actually selected.
"Marami akong naririnig," Rosario told ABS-CBNnews.com on Tuesday at the San Juan Arena, where he watched the NCAA game between San Beda College and University of Perpetual Help. "First pick, second pick, mga ganoon."
"Pero ako, ayoko munang maniwala hanggang 'di dumating 'yung araw," he said....
The former San Beda Red Lion formally applied for the rookie selection on Monday, ending his long career in the amateurs which saw him top the PBA D-League in points.
Lanete, 26, is the younger brother of Barako Bull guard Chico Lanete....
All three passed their applications at the PBA Office in Libis on Monday afternoon, adding more star power to the already talented rookie pool.
Rosario steered the NU Bulldogs to the UAAP championship last year and has been pegged as one of the most sought after big men in this batch....
The Blackwater player edged Talk ‘N Text spitfire Jayson Castro with a season average of 5.231 assists per game against Castro’s 5.125, according to the PBA website.
Alex Cabagnot came in at third with 4.7, followed by LA Revilla (4.1), Jonas Villanueva (3.94), Stanley Pringle (3.93), LA Tenorio (3.86), Sol Mercado (3.84), Joseph Yeo (3.6) and Paul Lee (3.2)....
MANILA, Philippines – Meralco coach Norman Black believes all PBA teams are in a “wait-and-see” mode on whether Fil-Am top rookie prospect Bobby Ray Parks will join this year’s PBA Rookie Draft or not.
Black explained that the 6-foot-4 Parks is a franchise player material, a big reason why the Bolts themselves haven’t made up their mind as to who they will select in the rookie draft set this Aug. 23 at the Robinsons Place Ermita, Manila.
“Everybody will wait and hope Bobby Ray comes in because he’s a possible franchise player. But for now, that’s (Parks’ joining the draft) a question mark,” Black confided to Philstar.com on Tuesday....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Governors' Cup||6||7||0.462||7th|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||8||8||0.500||4th|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||6th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||3||6||0.333||9th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||6||6||0.500||7th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||5||10||0.333||9th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||3rd|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||8||9||0.471||7th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||8||8||0.500||5th|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||7||8||0.467||6th|